The forum has proposed brokers pay upfront based on amount drawn down and have clarified the industry’s stance on withholding trail
Limitations in the terms of reference make it highly unlikely that brokers will be the target of the upcoming Royal Commission
Four consumer groups have praised the Forum’s six principles as the right step forward but have called for more clarity around trail
Despite the slowdown in the city's real estate market, premium properties are still highly desired and are recording strong sales results
The Melbourne real estate market has outperformed Sydney since the GFC, so is a recalibration in the wings?
A South Australian finance broker has been banned in part for threatening to lodge a caveat over fees for service - but is this ever legal?
A New South Wales brokerage director has been convicted of fraudulent concealment of property from a liquidator
More than 130 MFAA credit advisers have signed up for the association's SMSF lending accreditation program as the market sector swells
Annual bonuses have become par for the course at companies in the UK, but will they ever become the norm in Australia?
A financial services training group has hosted a webinar aimed at brokers wanting to diversify into financial planning and says more than 200 people signed up